Wassup on PricePony week 3 – August 21

Hello our beloved readers! Here we come again with “Wassup on PricePony” – this week is August 17 – August 21, 2015. Our purpose of this post is to briefly wrap up all the best events happened on our page during the week – to provide you a review of most interesting smartphone news around our country and the world.

Follow us to see what  got the best attention from our readers on PricePony (including yourself of course) this week 😉

1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 release and breaking news

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 is a brand new budget smartphone launched recently in mid-August by popular Chinese brand Xiaomi. Within a day, the name of the Note 2 was searched vigorously over the internet, and everyone started asking about the handset.

Once again, together with awesome specs for a sub PHP 7K price tag, Xiaomi made a huge hit by revealing their update: 800,000 units were sold in the first 12 hours. Wow, yeah?

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2

2. Google announced official name for Android 6.0 – Marshmallow

Android 6.0 has been hinted a while before with the curious name “Android M”. In this week, Google unveiled the official name for their newest OS – reportedly known as Android Marshmallow.

How it works? Check out by clicking the orange button above 😉


3. Samsung out a “smart” flip phone

Flip phone was once very popular many years ago. But what is new? This “smart” flip phone by Samsung is actually another level of the flip phone we used to know 😉 If you want proof, the Samsung G9198 (official name of the model) features 2GB RAM and 16MP camera!

Samsung flip smartphone

4. Xiaomi Mi 5 impressed with 73K Antutu result

Being on of the most powerful smartphones to run Helio X20 chip set, Xiaomi Mi 5, yet to launch, has already impressed some strict tech geeks by scoring up to 73,075 on Antutu Benchmark test. Check out the details.


5. Samsung Galaxy Note 5 crowned “the best smartphone display”

I know, I know, you are not happy that the Note 5 is going with NO microSD card slot. But many other features that the Note 5 offer can make you think twice. The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 screen was tested and crowned “the best among smartphones nowadays” – beating its own brother Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy S6 as former title holders.


6. Brilliant Nokia “Swan” concept

This is crazy. And by that, I mean, crazily amazing! The concept is created by Dani Vinh from Vietnam. If this comes true, Nokia Swan will pack 4GB RAM, 128GB ROM and 42MP camera sensor. Our readers on Facebook fanpage have been excited by the concepts and shared with us their thoughts – that it would be even better if the Nokia Swan is to come with the newest Android Marshmallow OS.


7. Samsung hint “unlimited smartphone battery”

In the future, we may be able to have smartphone that never run out of battery – this is a very unique creation by Samsung.


8. Top 6 smartphones for under PHP 7K

In this post, you can find Xiaomi Redmi Note 2, Meizu M2 Note, Asus Zenfone 2E and 3 others being features. Full specs and official prices are also provided with a picture of each device.


9. Top 5 flagships to introduce at IFA 2015

Any tech geek knows this huge event, I suppose. So what are the top 5 awaited flagships that will be introduced this year’s?


10. Blackberry’s First Android smartphone showed up

Blackberry Venice is the name. With leaks rumored by @evleaks, our readers are very excited to meet the device at its possible November launch.

BlackBerry Venice

What will we bring next weeks?

We are grateful for having all of you as your readers and followers. For the next weeks and far in the future, we – PricePony team will do our best to bring you more qualified news. Please do not hesitate to leave us your feedbacks and tips to help us improve ourselves for the better!

Cheers and kisses from PricePony team!